Gaeil Farrar

Boitanio Day Camp resumes after fire evacuation order is lifted

Boitanio Day Camp activities will take place indoors on smoky days, in Boitanio Park on clear days

Nature Centre programs for children back up and running

Nature Centre summer programs for children will be indoors if it is too smoky outside

Phase One of the new Sam Ketcham Pool project opened Monday at the Cariboo Memorial Complex

New Sam Ketcham lap pool, fitness centre, large hot tub and sauna now open at the Cariboo Memorial Complex

Nice Verdes and This Way North perform in Boitanio Park Thursday

Performances in the Park resume Thursday

SLIDESHOW: 4 Directions Festival July 1 in downtown Williams Lake

First 4 Directions Festival Kidz Zone draws hundreds of families with children before the start time

Canada’s 150 celebrated in Boitanio Park

Games, history, art displays and crafts, food, cake, history, music and more mark Canada Day celebrations in Boitanio Park

Curves group celebrates Canada’s 150th birthday with cross country steps challenge

Steps walked and exercised tallied and converted to kilometres in walking challenge

Hattie Ann and The Burying Ground on stage for first Performances in the Park July 6

Summer music evenings in the park include art activities for children and food booths

4 Directions Festival filled with fun for the whole family

Organizers encourage people to bring along chairs and enjoy watching the 4 Directions Festival activities

Internationally acclaimed First Nation carver Charles Joseph joins 4 Directions Festival

Story telling, carving, drawing instruction part of Charles Joseph’s presentation

‘76 Columneetza grads plant plum tree in community Memory Garden

Rose Lake/Miocene 4-H Club prepares float for Daybreak Rotary’s Stampede Parade

Rodeo grounds get a fresh face for Stampede

Painting, welding, graveling, building all part of maintaining Stampede Grounds

Williams Lake Stampede rodeo intermissions entertaining

Stampede intermissions feature children’s Young Gunz Rodeo, trick rider and chainsaw carver

Accident a reminder for motorists to keep a sharp eye out for cyclists

Accident a good time for motorists and cyclists to review the road sharing rules

Dr. Doug Magnowski celebrates 30 years of veterinary service

Five veterinarians support Dr. Magnowski at Animal Care Hospitals in Williams Lake an Quesnel

Stampede Queen coronation Saturday, June 24 at the Gibraltar Room

Stampede Queen horsemanship contest leads up to coronation Saturday, June 24

Watoto Children’s Choir performs at Cariboo Bethel June 29

Watoto Children’s Choir comprised of orphans from Africa

Stampede Queen contestants judged on fashion show, speeches and impromptu questions

First formal Stampede Queen judging to be followed by horsemanship competition

Williams Lake shows great generosity in supporting little Chase Lamont

Williams Lake shows great generosity in supporting a garage sale for little Chase Lamont

New Canada flag raised at Husky station on Highway 97 South in Williams Lake

New rigging needed to replace Canada flag at the Husky station on Highway 97 south